The faculties of the UDE provide useful information on doctoral studies on their websites. The doctoral committees are responsible for the proper conduct of doctoral studies. In addition, the faculties advise you on important topics and often offer additional support and networking opportunities. On this page we have compiled links to a selection of information offerings in the faculties. The deaneries and professors of the faculties are also available to you as contact persons.
-> Please find information on financial and non-material funding opportunities offered by the faculties in the Funding section.
-> Please find information on the faculties' offers in the field of competence development under "Interdisciplinary Qualification".
Overview: Information and support offers in your faculty
Faculty of Educational Sciences
- dokFORUM.FFB: In the dokFORUM, doctoral students will find, among other things, offers on the different phases of their doctorate, starting, for example, with the preparation of the Exposés to the discussion of their own data analysis. Quantitative and qualitative research methods can be learned and deepened.
- Info page of the Faculty of Educational Sciences on the topic of doctoral studies
Faculty of Humanities
- International Relations Section: Advice on international programs, academic supervision of incoming and outgoing students, international academic continuing education programs.
- dokFORUM-Geisteswissenschaften: Information on doctoral studies in the humanities, networking opportunities, counselling and qualification.
Faculty of Social Sciences
- doknet: Doctoral consulting, coaching, interdisciplinary qualification and networking.
- Info page of the Faculty of Social Sciences on the topic of doctoral studies
- Offene Promotionsgruppe „Kollegiale Beratung“
Faculty of Engineering
- Förderverein Ingenieurwissenschaften an der Universität Duisburg-Essen e.V.
- Info page of the Department of Construction Sciences on the topic of doctoral studies
- Information page of the Department of Computer Science and Applied Cognitive Science on the topic of doctoral studies
- Information page of the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering on the topic of doctoral studies
Faculty of Mathematics
Faculty of Medicine
- Tag der Forschung
- Vice Dean's Office for Early Career Support and Diversity: The Vice Dean's Office offers a wide range of services for the support and promotion of early career researchers.
- Information page of the Medical Faculty about doctoral studies (incl. FAQ about the old and new doctoral regulations)